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Pattena is located in Kerala
Coordinates: 12°15′38″N 75°08′13″E / 12.26066°N 75.136989°E / 12.26066; 75.136989Coordinates: 12°15′38″N 75°08′13″E / 12.26066°N 75.136989°E / 12.26066; 75.136989
Country India
State Kerala
District Kasaragod
City Nileshwar
ISO 3166 code IN-KL

Pattena is part of Nileshwar municipality in Kerala, India.


Pattena is a beautiful country side that blends paddy fields and coconut farms with houses.


Pattena is one of the areas in Nileshwar that has a number of well-known temples, such as the Suvarnavalli Vishnu, the Arayakkil Veerabhadra Swamy, and the Mungathu Arekkal.

Traditional tharavads[edit]

Several renowned families live in Pattena. Like Kizhekkekarammal Analakkattilam, Kizhakkillam Neelamana, Vethiramana, Manjamparambath Madamana, Thuyyam, Pattena madam and Kallamvalli illam are some of the oldest houses in Pattena.


The national highway passing through Nileshwaram connects to Mangalore in the north and Calicut in the south. The nearest railway station is Nileshwar on Mangalore-Palakkad line. There are airports at Mangalore and Calicut.